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Cave of the Crystals

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Cave of the Crystals or Giant Crystal Cave is a cave connected to the Naica Mine 300 metres (980 ft) below the surface in Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico. The main chamber contains giant selenite crystals ...

Next Lecture: Where do gems form and where are they found?

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A similar, familiar processes is formation of salt crystals by evaporation of sea water. The mineral that forms is determined by what the dissolved elements are.

Where are crystals found - Answers.com

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In rocks, mines....practically everywhere. Crystals are found all around the world. One place is in caves where they can be quite large. Geodes contain crystals ...

BBC - Earth - Ten crystals with weird properties that look like magic

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Jun 22, 2015 ... In 1669, Danish scientist Nicolas Steno noticed that quartz crystals, irrespective of where on Earth they were found, always showed the same ...

Cave of Crystal Giants — National Geographic Magazine

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Dozens of purple and white crystals push up from it like shards of glass. ... Nothing compares with the giants found in Cueva de los Cristales, or Cave of Crystals.

Largest Crystals in the World: Giant Crystal Cave, Mexico

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The spectacular Giant Crystal Cave is connected to the Naica Mine, located in Chihuahua, Mexico. 300 meters bellow the surface.

What is a Crystal? - International Gem Society

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Weddellite is a crystal that can be found at the bottom of the Weddell Sea near Antarctica. It can also be found passing very painfully through urinary tracts.

The Quartz Page: Rock Crystal

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Nov 2, 2009 ... Of course it was already known that rock crystals can also be found at places that never see snow or ice. But the lack of a better theory let the ...

World's largest crystal discovered in Mexican cave - Telegraph

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Oct 27, 2008 ... Known as Mexico's Cueva de los Cristales (Cave of Crystals) it contains some of the ... The largest crystal found at Naica is 500,000 years old.

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Apr 18, 2007 ... This is the biggest CRYSTAL ever found. 16 million years old, 661 pounds and located in Switzerland. Copyright Roland Walliser.
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The Crystal Cave

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Naica is a lead, zinc and silver mine in which large voids have been found, containing crystals of selenite (gypsum) as large as 4 feet in diameter and 50 feet  ...

Geodes - Where can you find geodes? - DesertUSA

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A geode is a spherical rock which contains a hollow cavity lined with crystals. ... the most common being quartz, but amethyst and calcite are also found. Over a ...

Cave of the Giant Crystals, Mexico - Crystalinks

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Naica is a lead, zinc and silver mine in which large voids have been found, containing crystals of selenite (gypsum) as large as 4 feet in diameter and 50 feet  ...